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This is amazing, male Nannies are very popular today!

By Butler Academy



Manny is the equivalent to a female nanny who is responsible for the care of the children of their employers. They are trained and experienced in child development and are responsible for meeting a child’s physical, social, emotional and educational needs. Typically, a manny undertakes all tasks related to the care of ...


Do you know the role of a Governess?

By Butler Academy



The South African Butler Academy (Training) offers the position of a Governess to families across the world. A Governess is a qualified professional employed by parents to educate the children in their private household. Governesses are highly educated individuals who fill the role of both teacher and academic mentor for the ...


Personal Assistant

By Butler Academy



An Executive Personal Assistant works directly with the principal on all aspects of running their business and personal calendars. They also liaise between household staff and office staff on behalf of the principal. An Executive Personal Assistant may be required to manage some vendors (e.g. office supplies, florists, hair/makeup artist, etc…), ...


EMPLOYMENT TIPS: BODY LANGUAGE

By Butler Academy



As a professional Butler you will attend many interviews (hopefully not to many...) Remember the South African Butler Academy Golden Rule when going for an interview;  Good manners are not a sign of weakness, they are a symbol of strength. It does not take a much to make an excellent ...